Arrest Made in April Homicide

Bill Pearse
October 11, 2019 - 5:46 pm

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(HARTFORD,Conn./WTIC) - Hartford Police have made an arrest in an April homicide  on Pavilion Street.37 year old  Osafa Williams of Hartford  is accused  of shooting  Derrick Nichols multiple times  shortly after noon  on April14. Nichols was  transported to St. Francis Hospital, where he died a short time later.

During the investigation   evidence was seized and analyzed , video was recovered and reviewed and probable cause was established, resulting in Williams' arrest Friday,

Williams is charged with Murder,Criminal Possession of a Firearm  and Possession of a  Pistol Without  a Permit.

Bond was set at $750,000.